North America Machinery Sector Steel Purchasing Price Index

MEPS Steel Indices are here to help you understand Industrial Sectors price developments across multiple products and markets. Unlike our MEPS Steel Prices, these data tables provide you with the relative change instead of the actual price. This data table covers the Industrial Sectors market in North America. If you are looking for a different market or product, you can choose your preferred options at the bottom of this page.

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Index based on prices in US dollars per tonne. January 2007 = 100

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Industrial Sector Steel Purchasing Price Index  

MEPS regional average indices are derived from a weighted average of prices for various steel products consumed in a specified industrial sector. Indices are calculated by comparing the current price with the corresponding value in January 2007. This base value has an index number of 100.

Machinery Sector (general engineering) - this is a general sector which was created by taking an average of the procurement of steel for the manufacture of industrial machinery for mining, automotive, machine tools and metal forming sectors.